June 2006 Aviation International News

Sep 15, 2006 - 5:50 AM
In a proposed Airworthiness Directive, the FAA says certain Honeywell mode-S transponders erroneously go into standby mode if the crew takes longer than fi
Sep 15, 2006 - 5:43 AM
Starting with a session on June 7 in Anchorage, Alaska, the FAA has scheduled more briefings on its proposed guidance policy on air carrier operational con
Sep 15, 2006 - 5:41 AM
The FAA last month revoked the Part 135 air carrier operating certificate of American Air Network (AAN) of Chesterfield, Mo.
Sep 15, 2006 - 5:39 AM
Unless the FAA makes a last-minute change to the timetable, pilots have until June 6 to comply with a new second-in-command (SIC) type-rating rule.
Sep 15, 2006 - 5:37 AM
The FAA recently received several requests for interpretation of FAR 135.263(d) and 135.267(b), (d) and (e).
Sep 15, 2006 - 5:30 AM
Business aviation dodged two bullets last month when Congress struck two provisions from the Tax Relief Extension Reconciliation Act of 2005 that would hav
Sep 15, 2006 - 5:17 AM
The lawsuit in which former Sino Swearingen president  and CEO Carl Chen is suing the company for breach of contract and other alleged wrongdoings is
Sep 15, 2006 - 5:09 AM
New York Jet Corporate Flight Center at Long Island MacArthur Airport in Ronkonkoma, N.Y., is celebrating its 60th year as an FBO.
Sep 15, 2006 - 5:05 AM
Cutter Aviation is offering a free (one-time) aircraft detailing or wash to every customer who taxis into its Phoenix FBO headquarters.
Sep 15, 2006 - 4:59 AM
Airbus airline and corporate jet versions of the A319 and A320, as well as the A321, recently received FAA approval for 180-minute extended-range commercia